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Release Date: 01 March 2019
eMIMS Version: updates February 2019 release only
File Name: FullEmimsMar19.exe
Size: 53.9 MB

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What's New (Full update)

The March 2019 update includes

  • Additions to the PBS:
    • Abisart HCTZ 150/12.5 Tablets (Irbesartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Sun Pharma ANZ (2a)
      150 mg/12.5 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Abisart HCTZ 300/12.5 Tablets (Irbesartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Sun Pharma ANZ (2a)
      300 mg/12.5 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Abisart HCTZ 300/25 Tablets (Irbesartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Sun Pharma ANZ (2a)
      300 mg/25 mg [30]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Abisart Tablets (Irbesartan) Sun Pharma ANZ (2a)
      75 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
      150 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
      300 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Amisulpride Sandoz Pharma Tablets (Amisulpride) Southern Cross Pharma (3c)
      100 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      400 mg [60]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Biktarvy Tablets (multiple actives) Gilead (8i)
      50 mg/200 mg/25 mg [30] x 2: Section 100 (Highly Specialised Drugs) - Community Access - Authority (Streamlined)
    • GenTeal Lubricant Eye Drops (Hypromellose) Alcon (14f)
      0.3% 10 mL [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      0.3% 10 mL [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (OP)
      0.3% 10 mL [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS
    • Humalog KwikPen (Insulin lispro (rbe); insulin, lispro (rbe) protamine suspension) Eli Lilly (6d)
      200 units/mL 3 mL [5] x 5: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • In a Wink Moisturising Eye Drops (Hypromellose) Novartis (14f)
      3 mg/g 10 mL (0.3%) [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      3 mg/g 10 mL (0.3%) [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (OP)
      3 mg/g 10 mL (0.3%) [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS
    • Keytruda Concentrate for injection (Pembrolizumab) Merck Sharp & Dohme (9f)
      100 mg/4 mL 4 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Private - Authority (Streamlined)
      100 mg/4 mL 4 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Public - Authority (Streamlined)
    • Lenvima Capsules (Lenvatinib) Eisai (9f)
      4 mg [30] x 3: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
    • Mendeleev Paracetamol Tablets (Paracetamol) Sandoz (4b)
      500 mg [100]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      500 mg [100] x 3: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Metformin GH Tablets (Metformin hydrochloride) Generic Health (6e)
      1 mg [90]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Opdivo Concentrate solution for infusion (Nivolumab) Bristol-Myers Squibb (9f)
      40 mg/4 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Private - Authority (Streamlined)
      40 mg/4 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Public - Authority (Streamlined)
      100 mg/10 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Private - Authority (Streamlined)
      100 mg/10 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Public - Authority (Streamlined)
    • PKU Glytactin RTD 15 Lite Oral liquid (multiple actives) Cortex (19b)
      250 mL [30] x 4: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Spiriva Respimat Solution for inhalation (Tiotropium bromide) Boehringer Ingelheim (11c)
      2.5 mcg/actuation 60 actuation [1]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Taltz Solution for injection (Ixekizumab) Eli Lilly (15b)
      80 mg/mL (Prefilled pen) [2]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Valaciclovir APOTEX Tablets (Valaciclovir) Apotex (8i)
      500 mg [10] x 2: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      500 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      500 mg [42]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
      500 mg [100] x 5: Section 100 (Highly Specialised Drugs) - Private - Authority
      500 mg [100] x 5: Section 100 (Highly Specialised Drugs) - Public - Authority (Streamlined)
    • Venclexta Starting pack (Venetoclax) AbbVie (9f)
      1 month pack [1]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Venclexta Tablets (Venetoclax) AbbVie (9f)
      10 mg [14]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      50 mg [7]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      100 mg (Bottle) [120]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Xarelto Tablets (Rivaroxaban) Bayer (2k)
      10 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Yervoy Concentrate solution for infusion (Ipilimumab) Bristol-Myers Squibb (9f)
      50 mg/10 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Public - Authority (Streamlined)
      50 mg/10 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Private - Authority (Streamlined)
  • Restriction changes:
    • Afinitor Tablets (Everolimus) Novartis (9f)
      5 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      10 mg [30]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Cabometyx Tablets (Cabozantinib) Ipsen (9f)
      20 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      40 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      60 mg [30]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
    • Humira Prefilled pen (Adalimumab) AbbVie (10c)
      40 mg/0.8 mL [2]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      40 mg/0.8 mL [6]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Humira Prefilled syringe (Adalimumab) AbbVie (10c)
      40 mg/0.8 mL [2]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      40 mg/0.8 mL [6]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Inlyta Tablets (Axitinib) Pfizer (9f)
      1 mg [28] x 2: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      5 mg [28] x 2: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Intuniv Modified release tablets (Guanfacine) Shire (3e)
      1 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      2 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      3 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
      4 mg [28]: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
    • Kisqali Tablets (Ribociclib) Novartis (9f)
      200 mg [21]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      200 mg [42]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      200 mg [63]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Nexavar Tablets (Sorafenib) Bayer (9f)
      200 mg [60] x 2: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      200 mg [60] x 2: Authority (Streamlined) - PBS/RPBS
    • Opdivo Concentrate solution for infusion (Nivolumab) Bristol-Myers Squibb (9f)
      40 mg/4 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Public - Authority (Streamlined)
      40 mg/4 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Private - Authority (Streamlined)
      100 mg/10 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Public - Authority (Streamlined)
      100 mg/10 mL [1]: Section 100 (Chemo, Revised Arrangements) - Private - Authority (Streamlined)
    • Spiriva Respimat Solution for inhalation (Tiotropium bromide) Boehringer Ingelheim (11c)
      2.5 mcg/actuation 60 actuation [1]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Sutent Capsules (Sunitinib) Pfizer (9f)
      12.5 mg [28]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      25 mg [28]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      37.5 mg [28]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      50 mg [28]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
    • Votrient Tablets (Pazopanib) Novartis (9f)
      200 mg [90]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
      400 mg [60]: Authority - PBS/RPBS
  • Bioequivalence Indicator changes:
    • Cadivast 5/10 Tablets (Amlodipine; atorvastatin) Alphapharm (2f)
      5 mg/10 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Cadivast 5/20 Tablets (Amlodipine; atorvastatin) Alphapharm (2f)
      5 mg/20 mg [30]: PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Co-Diovan 160/12.5 Tablets (Valsartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Novartis (2a)
      160/12.5 mg [28]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Co-Diovan 160/25 Tablets (Valsartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Novartis (2a)
      160/25 mg [28]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Co-Diovan 320/12.5 Tablets (Valsartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Novartis (2a)
      320/12.5 mg [28]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Co-Diovan 320/25 Tablets (Valsartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Novartis (2a)
      320/25 mg [28]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
    • Co-Diovan 80/12.5 Tablets (Valsartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Novartis (2a)
      80/12.5 mg [28]: Restricted - PBS/RPBS (NP)
  • the latest MIMS Medicine Information
    • Over 162 updates or additions to the MIMS listings
    New listings include:
    • Abisart (Irbesartan) Sun Pharma ANZ (2a)
    • Abisart HCTZ (Irbesartan; hydrochlorothiazide) Sun Pharma ANZ (2a)
    • Amisulpride Sandoz Pharma (Amisulpride) Southern Cross Pharma (3c)
    • APO-Tramadol/Paracetamol (Paracetamol; tramadol hydrochloride) Apotex (4a)
    • Atenolol GH Coated Tablets (Atenolol) Generic Health (2b)
    • Benadryl PE Chesty Cough & Nasal Congestion (Guaifenesin; phenylephrine hydrochloride) J&J Pacific (11a)
    • Bosentan APO (Bosentan) Apotex (2n)
    • Ertapenem Kabi (Ertapenem) Fresenius Kabi (8g)
    • Kymriah (Tisagenlecleucel) Novartis (9f)
    • Mendeleev Paracetamol (Paracetamol) Sandoz (4b)
    • Metformin GH (Metformin hydrochloride) Generic Health (6e)
    • Olanzapine APOTEX (Olanzapine) Apotex (3c)
    • Pharmacor Zopiclone (Zopiclone) Pharmacor (3a)
    • Pharmacy Action Ibuprofen 400 (Ibuprofen) Generic Health (5a)
    • Phoxilium (multiple actives) Baxter (16e)
    • PKU Glytactin RTD 15 Lite (multiple actives) Cortex (19b)
    • Tubersol (Tuberculin PPD) Sanofi-Aventis (17d)
    • Valaciclovir APOTEX (Valaciclovir) Apotex (8i)
    • Vancomycin AN (Vancomycin) Medis (8g)
    • Vecuronium Sun (Vecuronium bromide) Sun Pharma ANZ (16b)
    • Voriconazole APO (Voriconazole) Southern Cross Pharma (8h)
    • Zolfend IV (Voriconazole) Juno (8h)
  • the latest MIMS DrugAlert data
  • the latest CMIs
    • Over 146 updates or additions to the collection